Obituaries: Ann Downey (mother of Tina Cummins), Ballyfowloo, Cashel, who was laid to rest on Friday August 16 Sympathy to the bereaved. May she rest in peace.
Recently Christened: we welcome into our Community Thomas Matthew Treacy.
Congratulations: to all boys & girls on their recent success in the Leaving Cert.
Doon Community Council: are holding a back to school disco for primary school children in the community centre next Sat. 24th Aug. from 7-9pm. Admission €3.
Milford Harvest Fair: Will take place on Sun.day September 1. The Harvest Fair is moving to a new location this year & is taking place at the U.L. Arena. The Harvest Fair Committee once again appeals for your support in donating goods such as clothes, books, toys, bric-a-brac. Items will be accepted on the grounds of Milford Care Centre from Mon. 19th to Thur. 29th Aug. Only confectionery will be accepted on the grounds of U.L. on the day of the Fair. For further details with regards to donating items please contact the Fundraising Office on 061 485800.
St. Michael’s Day Care Centre: Cappamore will re-open on Wed. 21st Aug. to its Doon Patrons.
Cappamore Historical Society: As part of Heritage Week & in association with Co. Limerick VEC, a guided tour of historical interest in the Newport area will take place on Sun. 25th Aug. Tour will be conducted by Mary T Ryan and will start from Newport Church @ 2pm. All interested are welcome.
Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage: on Sat. 31st Aug., bus leaving @ 8am. Contact Eibhlin Uí Chuimin on (086) 8289231 for further details.
Doon GAA: Lotto: 12th August: Numbers drawn 1-4-9-21. No winner. Next week’s draw will take place in Whelan’s Bar on Mon 19th Aug with a jackpot of €12,200. Limerick GAA Club Draw: Congratulations to Ger McNamara who won himself 10th prize (€250) in August’s Draw. Results: U16 Doon 3-14 Kilmallock 0-15. U14 Doon 1-10 Cappamore 2-4. East Jun. B C/Ship: Doon 6-12 Knockane 4-6, Doon 2-9 Caherline 0-8. East Jun. A C/Ship: Doon 0-13 Fedamore 2-4. Congratulations: to all our members who received & done so well in their leaving cert results last Wed.